Robert F. Riddle

  • Visitation: Wednesday, August 25th
  • Religious Service: A Mass of Christian Burial was Celebrated at Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary RC Church in Southampton. Internment followed at Sacred Hearts RC Cemetery in Southampton.

Memorial Donations may be made in Robert's memory to The Prostate Cancer Foundation, 1250 Fourth Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401.

  • Service Type: Private



Born: January    1935
Died: August 15, 2010


Robert F. Riddle of Southampton passed away at his home on August 15, 2010 at the age of 75, he was surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Riddle was born to John Patrick & Edna Hewitt Riddle in Brooklyn, NY. He grew up in Brooklyn and then moved to Southampton were he resided for the past twelve years. He was a generous, loving man who brought joy into the lives of all who knew him. He was the president & owner of Forklift Headquarters Inc. in Deer Park, NY. He enjoyed life to the fullest and was an active member of the Southampton Golf Club and a horse enthusiast.

Mr. Riddle is survived by his loving wife Marie Cahill Riddle and their two children; His son Robert L. Riddle & wife Christel of Brooklyn, NY and his daughter Jennifer A. Riddle of Southampton. He is also survived by his brother John Riddle of Brooklyn and sister Madeline Thorsen of Queens, NY.

Visitation was held last Wednesday at the O'Connell Funeral Home located in Southampton.

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